ASUS Xonar DG Sound Card

ASUS Xonar DG PCI 5.1

ASUS Xonar DG PCI 5.1
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  • The Xonar DG sound card combines Dolby Headphone 5.1 high definition surround with ASUS’ own GX 2.5 gaming audio engine and an on-board headset amplifier. These result in accurate and deep audio that brings every nuance and sound across fully, making the new Xonar DG an ideal sound card for gamers who want to remain totally aware of their play environments.
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  • Audio Interface


  • Audio Performance

    Output Signal-to-Noise Ratio (A-Weighted) (Front-out) :
    105 dB
    Input Signal-to-Noise Ratio (A-Weighted) :
    103 dB
    Output THD+N at 1kHz (Front-out) :
    <0.0025 %(-92 dB)
    Input THD+N at 1kHz :
    <0.0022 %(-93 dB)
    Frequency Response (-3dB, 24bit/96KHz input) :
    10 Hz to 48 KHz
    Output/Input Full-Scale Voltage :

  • Chipset

    Audio Processor :C-Media CMI8786 High-Definition Sound Processor (Max. 96KHz/24bit)

  • Sample Rate and Resolution

    Analog Playback Sample Rate and Resolution :
    44.1K/48K/96KHz @ 16bit/24bit
    Analog Recording Sample Rate and Resolution :
    44.1K/48K/96KHz @ 16bit/24bit
    S/PDIF Digital Output :
    44.1K/48K/96KHz @ 16bit/24bit

  • Connectivity

    Analog Output
    3 x 3.5 mm jack (1/8") (Front out/Side out/Center-Subwoofer out)
    Analog Input
    1 x 3.5 mm jack (1/8") (Line-in/ Mic-in combo)
    1 x S/PDIF out (1 x Optical (Toslink))
    1 x Front-Panel Header
    1 x S/PDIF Header
    1 x Aux-in (4-pin header)

  • Special Features

    Smart Volume Normalizer™
    Xear 3D™ Virtual Speaker Shifter
    Magic Voice™
    Karaoke Functions
    10 -band Equalizer
    27 Environment Effects
    GX 2.5 Game Audio Engine

  • Accessories

    Low -profile Bracket x 1
    Driver CD x 1
    Quick Start Guide x 1

  • Dimensions

    170.44 x 64.39 mm ( L x W )

Expert reviews


The Xonar DG isn&rsquo;t the best sound card you can buy in this price range. Asus&rsquo; own PCI Xonar DS costs roughly &pound;8 more and has 7.1 analogue surround sound, a replaceable op-amp and a more powerful C-Media Oxygen HD CMI-8788 processor that...

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The road to high-quality audio can take one of two paths: the first being a set of expensive speakers paired to a power-guzzling amplifier, costing upwards of $1,500. This path is littered with the remains of sleep-deprived relationships and angry...

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This is a cheap card with good audio quality and stable drivers, but you'll get more features if you spend just a little more....

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